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Definitions and Synonyms of fabric | Another word for fabric | What is fabric?

Definition 1: artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where fabric or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent
  • woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC
  • she measured off enough material for a dress

Synonyms for fabric in the sense of this definition

(fabric is a kind of ...) a man-made object taken as a whole

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric woven from goat hair and camel hair

(... is a kind of fabric ) a synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a trademark for a loosely woven cotton fabric that is used to make shirts and underwear

(... is a kind of fabric ) a thin glossy fabric made of the wool of the Lama pacos, or made of a rayon or cotton imitation of that wool

(... is a kind of fabric ) a bright green fabric napped to resemble felt; used to cover gaming tables

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cloth woven of two or more threads interlaced to suggest the weave of a basket

(... is a kind of fabric ) a dyed fabric; a removable wax is used where the dye is not wanted

(... is a kind of fabric ) a thin plain-weave cotton or linen fabric; used for shirts or dresses

(... is a kind of fabric ) the material of which belts are made

(... is a kind of fabric ) a twilled fabric used for dresses; the warp is silk and the weft is worsted

"black bombazine is frequently used for mourning garments"

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric of uneven yarn that has an uneven knobby effect

(... is a kind of fabric ) a closely woven silk or synthetic fabric with a narrow crosswise rib

(... is a kind of fabric ) a densely textured woolen fabric with a lustrous finish

(... is a kind of fabric ) thick heavy expensive material with a raised pattern

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse cotton fabric stiffened with glue; used in bookbinding and to stiffen clothing

(... is a kind of fabric ) a loosely woven fabric used for flags, etc.

(... is a kind of fabric ) coarse cloth with a bright print

(... is a kind of fabric ) a finely woven white linen

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft tan cloth made with the hair of a camel

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric of Asian origin; originally made of silk and camel's hair

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background

(... is a kind of fabric ) the umbrellalike part of a parachute that fills with air

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy, closely woven fabric (used for clothing or chairs or sails or tents)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft fabric made from the wool of the Cashmere goat

(... is a kind of fabric ) a waterproof waxed cloth once used as a shroud

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft lightweight fabric (usually printed)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a lightweight fabric woven with white threads across a colored warp

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy fabric woven with chenille cord; used in rugs and bedspreads

(... is a kind of fabric ) a sheer fabric of silk or rayon

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse twilled cotton fabric frequently used for uniforms

(... is a kind of fabric ) a brightly printed and glazed cotton fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy fabric suitable for coats

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric so delicate and transparent as to resemble a web of a spider

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cut pile fabric with vertical ribs; usually made of cotton

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric woven from cotton fibers

(... is a kind of fabric ) a stout cotton fabric with nap on only one side

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft thin light fabric with a crinkled surface

(... is a kind of fabric ) an unglazed heavy fabric; brightly printed; used for slipcovers and draperies

(... is a kind of fabric ) a stiff coarse fabric used to stiffen hats or clothing

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric of linen or cotton or silk or wool with a reversible pattern woven into it

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse durable twill-weave cotton fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric covered with glittering ornaments such as sequins or rhinestones

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric (usually cotton or linen) with a distinctive woven pattern of small repeated figures

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedcovers and curtains

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fine smooth soft woolen fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) cloth gracefully draped and arranged in loose folds

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave; used for clothing and tents

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse heavy woolen fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made of yarns containing an elastic material

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft cotton or worsted fabric with an open mesh; used for curtains or clothing etc.

(... is a kind of fabric ) a ribbed woven fabric of silk or rayon or cotton

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made of compressed matted animal fibers

(... is a kind of fabric ) a leatherlike material made by compressing layers of paper or cloth

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft light woolen fabric; used for clothing

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cotton fabric imitating flannel

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft bulky fabric with deep pile; used chiefly for clothing

(... is a kind of fabric ) a light plain-weave or twill-weave silk or silklike fabric (usually with a printed design)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy woolen fabric with a long nap

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong cotton and linen fabric with a slight nap

(... is a kind of fabric ) a firm durable fabric with a twill weave

(... is a kind of fabric ) a thin silk dress material

(... is a kind of fabric ) a clothing fabric in a plaid weave

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse fabric of silk mixed with wool or mohair and often stiffened with gum

(... is a kind of fabric ) a silk or silklike fabric with crosswise ribs

(... is a kind of fabric ) cloth woven from horsehair or camelhair; used for upholstery or stiffening in garments

(... is a kind of fabric ) a twilled fabric with a herringbone pattern

(... is a kind of fabric ) a rough loosely woven fabric originally made with yarn that was spun at home

(... is a kind of fabric ) a loosely woven coarse fabric of cotton or linen; used in clothing

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made from fibers taken from the mane or tail of horses; used for upholstery

(... is a kind of fabric ) a lightweight cotton cloth with a smooth and slightly stiff finish; used for clothing and bandages

(... is a kind of fabric ) a highly figured fabric woven on a Jacquard loom

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse homespun cotton cloth made in India

(... is a kind of fabric ) a sturdy twilled cloth of a yellowish brown color used especially for military uniforms

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made by knitting

(... is a kind of fabric ) a delicate decorative fabric woven in an open web of symmetrical patterns

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric interwoven with threads of metal

"she wore a gold lame dress"

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric made to look like leather

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric woven with fibers from the flax plant

(... is a kind of fabric ) a rough fabric of linen warp and wool or cotton woof

(... is a kind of fabric ) cotton or linen fabric with the nap raised on one side; used to dress wounds

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric woven with lisle thread

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy woolen cloth heavily napped and felted, often with a plaid design

(... is a kind of fabric ) a lightweight waterproof (usually rubberized) fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a light patterned cotton cloth

(... is a kind of fabric ) strong cotton fabric with a raised pattern; used for bedspreads

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made of a yarn that is partly or entirely of metal

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric made with yarn made from the silky hair of the Angora goat

(... is a kind of fabric ) silk fabric with a wavy surface pattern

(... is a kind of fabric ) a durable cotton fabric with a velvety nap

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy cloth in basket weave

(... is a kind of fabric ) a thick velvety synthetic fabric used for carpets and soft upholstery

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy fabric of wool (or wool and cotton) used mostly in upholstery or for curtains

(... is a kind of fabric ) a multicolored woolen fabric woven of mixed threads in 14th to 17th century England

(... is a kind of fabric ) a gauze-like fabric of silk or rayon

(... is a kind of fabric ) plain-woven cotton fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a durable fabric formerly loomed by hand in China from natural cotton having a yellowish color

(... is a kind of fabric ) an open fabric of string or rope or wire woven together at regular intervals

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fine strong sheer silky fabric made of silk or rayon or nylon

(... is a kind of fabric ) a synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) cloth treated on one side with a drying oil or synthetic resin

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cloth of an olive-brown color used for military uniforms

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made of silk or a silklike fabric that resembles organdy

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft wool fabric with a colorful swirled pattern of curved shapes

(... is a kind of fabric ) any fabric used to make trousers

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric woven with flecks of light and dark

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fine closely woven cotton fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric that has been chemically processed to resist wrinkles and hold its shape

(... is a kind of fabric ) a separate part consisting of fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a thick blue cloth used to make overcoats and coats for sailors etc

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with very thin stripes

(... is a kind of fabric ) tightly woven fabric with raised cords

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with a nap that is longer and softer than velvet

(... is a kind of fabric ) any of a large class of synthetic fabrics

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft thin cloth woven from raw silk (or an imitation)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a ribbed fabric used in clothing and upholstery

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with a dyed pattern pressed onto it (usually by engraved rollers)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a material used for making a quilt, or a quilted fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a synthetic silklike fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with prominent rounded crosswise ribs

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse cloth resembling sacking

(... is a kind of fabric ) coarse fabric used for bags or sacks

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong fabric (such as cotton canvas) used for making sails and tents

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy silk fabric (often woven with silver or gold threads); used to make clothing in the Middle Ages

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cotton fabric with a satiny finish

(... is a kind of fabric ) a smooth fabric of silk or rayon; has a glossy face and a dull back

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with a finish resembling satin but made partly or wholly from cotton or synthetic fiber

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric of metal or plastic mesh

(... is a kind of fabric ) a firm open-weave fabric used for a curtain in the theater

(... is a kind of fabric ) a light puckered fabric (usually striped)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a twilled woolen fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric with long coarse nap

"he bought a shag rug"

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy silk fabric with a rough surface (or a cotton imitation)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a smooth crisp fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric from which bed sheets are made

(... is a kind of fabric ) any of various fabrics used to make men's shirts

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric forming the tail of a shirt

(... is a kind of fabric ) a sturdy twill-weave cotton fabric; used for pockets and linings

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made from the fine threads produced by certain insect larvae

(... is a kind of fabric ) an elastic synthetic fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) any soft porous fabric (especially in a loose honeycomb weave)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a coarse woolen cloth formerly used for undergarments and usually dyed bright red

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made to resemble suede leather

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric used for suits

(... is a kind of fabric ) soft woolen fabric used especially for baby clothes

(... is a kind of fabric ) a crisp smooth lustrous fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) plain-woven (often glazed) fabric of wool or wool and cotton used especially formerly for linings and garments and curtains

(... is a kind of fabric ) a paperlike cloth made in the South Pacific by pounding tapa bark

(... is a kind of fabric ) a heavy textile with a woven design; used for curtains and upholstery

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cloth having a crisscross design

(... is a kind of fabric ) a pile fabric (usually cotton) with uncut loops on both sides; used to make bath towels and bath robes

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong fabric used for mattress and pillow covers

(... is a kind of fabric ) any of various fabrics (linen or cotton) used to make towels

(... is a kind of fabric ) thick woolen fabric used for clothing; originated in Scotland

(... is a kind of fabric ) a cloth with parallel diagonal lines or ribs

(... is a kind of fabric ) the fabric used in upholstering

(... is a kind of fabric ) nylon fabric used as a fastening

(... is a kind of fabric ) heavy fabric that resembles velvet

(... is a kind of fabric ) a silky densely piled fabric with a plain back

(... is a kind of fabric ) a usually cotton fabric with a short pile imitating velvet

(... is a kind of fabric ) a soft wool fabric made from the fleece of the vicuna

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made from a twilled mixture of cotton and wool

(... is a kind of fabric ) a light semitransparent fabric

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric treated to be easily washable and to require no ironing

(... is a kind of fabric ) any fabric impervious to water

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric (especially a fabric in the process of being woven)

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong fabric woven in strips

(... is a kind of fabric ) a strong worsted or cotton fabric with a diagonal rib

(... is a kind of fabric ) a plain or twilled fabric of wool and cotton used especially for warm shirts or skirts and pajamas

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric woven of metallic wire

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fabric made from the hair of sheep

(... is a kind of fabric ) a woolen fabric with a hard textured surface and no nap; woven of worsted yarns

"he wore a worsted suit"

(... is a kind of fabric ) fabric comprising a fitted part at the top of a garment

(... is a kind of fabric ) a fine cloth made from pineapple fibers

(fabric is a part of ...) border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)

(fabric is a part of ...) the edge of a piece of cloth; especially the finished edge that has been doubled under and stitched down

"the hem of her dress was stained" "let down the hem" "he stitched weights into the curtain's hem" "it seeped along the hem of his jacket"

(fabric is made of the substance ...) yarn arranged lengthways on a loom and crossed by the woof

(fabric is made of the substance ...) the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

Definition 2: the underlying structure - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where fabric or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • providing a factual framework for future research
  • it is part of the fabric of society

Synonyms for fabric in the sense of this definition

(fabric is a kind of ...) the manner of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts

"artists must study the structure of the human body" "the structure of the benzene molecule"

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